Colloquium "Cavafy and Image" / ONASSIS CULTURAL CENTRE
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Colloquium "Cavafy and Image"

Cycle C.P. Cavafy

20 March 2015
Outside the OCC
Academics and artists explore the relationship and interaction of Cavafy's work with cinema, comics and media art.
Free admission
The Cavafy Archive / Onassis Foundation and the Graduate Programme "Cultural Management" of the Department of Communication, Media and Culture of Panteion University, co-organise the colloquium "Cavafy and Image". On Friday March 20, in the auditorium "Sakis Karagiorgas II", academics and artists will explore the relationship and interaction of Cavafy's work with cinema, comics and media art.

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PROGRAMME

17:00-17:20 Greetings - Introduction

17:20-19:00 First session
Chair: Yannis Skarpelos (Head of Department Communication, Media and Culture, Panteion University)

Konstantinos Kyriakos (University of Patras)
Traces of C.P. Cavafy’s presence on film and television screens (1966-2014)

Theodoros Chiotis (Cavafy Archive)
A stranger in Antioch: Cavafy’s work in a digital context

Afroditi Nicolaidou (Hellenic Open University) and Maria Paradisi (Panteion University)
Rhetorical devices and spatial patterns in cinematic adaptations of Cavafy’s text

Dimitris Papanikolaou (University of Oxford)
Seeking continuity: the Cavafy image and personal archive

19:00-19:20 Break

19:20-20:45 Second Session
Round table with Takis Spetsiotis (director-writer), Thanassis Petrou (comics creator), Maria Varela (media artist) and Q&A

20:45 Small reception

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The seminar will take place at the Panteion University at the Amphitheatre "Sakis Karagiorgas II".

Co-organised by:
Cavafy Archive / Onassis Foundation
Postgraduate Programme "Cultural Management", Department of Communication, Media and Culture of Panteion University

   

Academic Advisor: Anastasios-Ioannis D. Metaxas
Designer of Ιnitiatives of the Archive: Afroditi Panagiotakou
Scholarly Advisor: Dimitris Papanikolaou
Project Manager: Theodoros Chiotis

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